This email with the subject "†No Subject†" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 22 Sep 2007 19:14:24 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was "Yahoo! Financial Promotions/Prize Award Dept." <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
FROM: THE DESK OF THE PROMOTIONS MANAGER INTERNATIONAL GRANTS/PRIZE AWARD DEPT REF:YAHOO6/315116127/27 BATCH:15/623/UK. Registered Lottery No 220949 Dear Esteemed Winner, This is a short notice from Yahoo! Financial Promotions Department, United Kingdom informing you of the 2007 Financial Promotions Draw in which your email address won you the total sum of £500,000.00 GBP. The reason this lottery was organized is to thank the numerous public including users and non-users of YAHOO! MAIL, for the financial benefits THE YAHOO CORPORATION have received as a result of their patronage this financial year. CLAIMS APPLICATION FORM For processing and remittance of your winnings, you are required to contact our designated claims director providing him with your detailed information as listed below; 1.Full Names 2.Contact Address 3.Telephone Number 4.Age 5.Sex 6.Nationality 7.Occupation 8.E-mail Address SIR.FREEMAN WALLACE REMMITANCE DIRECTOR YAHOO PROMOTIONS UK 44 Moorfields London EC2Y 9AL UNITED KINGDOM Tel: (+44) 70319247787 (+44) 7031921200 Email: email@example.com, CONGRATULATIONS!!! Yours Sincerely, Mrs. Amelia Hunts Online Promotions Manager Uk Administrative Unit